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Suspected NKorea drone photographed United States missile-defense site

Last September the North conducted its fifth nuclear test, triggering worldwide outrage and further sanctions. North Korea has never tested such a weapon and experts, such as Michael Elleman of the ...

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Anti-Putin Protesters Have Started Wrapping Themselves in the Russian Flag

Anti-Putin Protesters Have Started Wrapping Themselves in the Russian Flag

For now, polls suggest Navalny, who was jailed for 15 days for disobeying a policeman at the last protest, has scant chance of unseating Putin, who enjoys high ratings. It remains unclear too whether ...

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Did Trump Jr. confirm Comey's account of the president's comments about Flynn?

Donald Trump Jr. brought his signature sitting posture to Fox News Saturday night where he tried, and mostly failed, to push the line that Comey's testimony "vindicated" Donald Trump against suggest...

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Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Special Counsel

Ruddy was at the White House on Monday (Tuesday NZT) to meet with White House aides, but did not speak with the president, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said. He said that, since his recusal, he had nev...

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Sessions set to testify, and what's at stake in Russian Federation probe

How could an attorney general who said he would take himself out of the Russian Federation investigation play a role in firing the officer who was leading it? Sessions arrived knowing he wou...

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DUP leader says talks with Britain's Conservatives 'positive'

DUP leader says talks with Britain's Conservatives 'positive'

May's Conservatives unexpectedly lost their majority in parliament in Thursday's snap vote, causing political chaos ahead of Brexit talks with the European Union set to start next week. May became...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian Federation probe

WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied on Tuesday having an undisclosed meeting with Russia's ambassador to the US and declared it was a "detestable and appalling lie" t...

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Philippines says militants control 20 percent of besieged city

Philippines says militants control 20 percent of besieged city

Just before Game 2 of the 2017 PBA Commissioner's Cup semifinals between San Miguel and Star , the PBA offered a meaningful salute to honor the courageous people that offered their lives while servin...

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Ex-journalist pleads guilty in Jewish threats case

Ex-journalist pleads guilty in Jewish threats case

The organizations Thompson threatened included a Jewish museum in NY and the Anti-Defamation League, according to a criminal complaint in Manhattan federal court. One message claimed he had placed two...

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Scarlett The Disco Ball! Ms. Johansson Glitters at Rough Night Premiere

He captioned it, " My Grandma Looked Like Scarlett Johansson When She Was Younger ". At Monday night's premiere of the new movie Rough Night , star Scarlett Johansson took to the red carpet with ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Melbourne shooting & hostage situation

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he would speak with state leaders Friday about changing state laws so that unsafe criminals are not released from prison early on parole. He served prison sentence...

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Three US Soldiers Killed During Afghan Insider Attack

The Pentagon said in a statement that the wounded soldier has been evacuated for medical treatment. The shootings occurred in the Achin District , where United States and Afghan troops have been ...

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Spate of arrests in Iran following terrorist attacks

Alavi noted that about 43 terrorists were identified and arrested following the recent terrorist attack in the country, adding that some of them were in connection with the Tehran twin attacks and s...

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Egypt parliament committee okays transfer of 2 islands

Egypt parliament committee okays transfer of 2 islands

The announcement of the deal brought rare but angry protests to the streets of Cairo with Egyptians describing the transfer of Tiran and Sanafir as a " sell out " by Sisi. Following Tuesday's vote, ...

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May to meet Northern Irish 'kingmakers' to avoid a second election

According to reports of the meeting, she accepted personal responsibility for calling the snap election and for the result, which saw her party lose its overall majority and have to rely on the suppor...

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North Korea Releases US Citizen Otto Warmbier

The former basketball star has travelled to North Korea for a secret project. North Korea has been accused of human rights violations in the past, with the United Nations levying sanctions on the ...

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South Korea's Moon urges lawmakers to approve 11.2t won stimulus plan

According to the president's spokesman, Moon Jae-In spoke with Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino and suggested that a number of north-east Asian countries co...

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Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

While he had recused himself from the Russian Federation probe, Mr Sessions said: "I did not recuse myself from defending my honour against scurrilous and false allegations". The White House has den...

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South Korea pitches World Cup with North Korea, Japan and China

United States forces have deployed the THAAD missile defence system to the North's neighbours South Korea in a bid to spook Kim. Infantino, who was visiting South Korea for the U-20 World Cup event...

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Gov. McMaster vetoes money for new school buses

Gov. McMaster vetoes money for new school buses

In the latest vetoes, McMaster chose to restore $16 million in funding for the state's Conservation Bank, which spends money to set aside land in SC as parts of the state continue to develop rapidly. ...

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Iran says attackers had been in Iraq, Syria for IS

Iran denounced Donald Trump's reaction to deadly Islamic State group attacks in Tehran as "repugnant" on Thursday after the USA president warned the nation is reaping what it sows. On Friday, the US...

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James Comey's Dad Says Fired FBI Director 'Holding Up Well'

James Comey's Dad Says Fired FBI Director 'Holding Up Well'

But Mr. Graham also reserved some criticism for Mr. Trump, who on Sunday morning took his harshest shot yet at Mr. Comey, calling him "very cowardly" in a tweet. Lawmakers, including Al Franken of Min...

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Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' fire of Gulf crisis

President George W. Bush to audit its efforts at stopping terrorism funding, a matter at the heart of the Gulf diplomatic crisis that erupted last week. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesd...

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Branson calls Trump 'naive' for exiting Paris climate accord

If the U.S.is going to do its part to fight the real threat of climate change, Trump's decision must be viewed not as permission to relax environmentally friendly practices but as a challenge to do mo...

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Blasts rock Marawi city

Blasts rock Marawi city

Almost every day for the past three weeks, the Philippine military has pounded the lakeside town of Marawi with rockets and bombs as it tries to wipe out militants linked to the Islamic State grou...

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Top Tories plot revolt, party tells May her days are numbered

Top Tories plot revolt, party tells May her days are numbered

The objective of calling elections, having assured that there would be no election before the schedule one in 2020, after she took over as the party leader past year, Theresa May had hoped to streng...

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Time needed to solve comfort women row, Moon tells Japan

North Korea has accused the USA of escalating tensions with its actions and refers to its missile launches as measures to safeguard its country. A North Korean drone was found on June 9 on a mou...

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Terrorists could have made plans to lay siege: Cops

Counter-terrorism police were searching the address and another in Barking after a 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion on Saturday. "At that point, I didn't know if the shots were us or potent...

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Labour Party membership soars by 35000 since general election

Ms Dugdale backed Owen Smith when he challenged Mr Corbyn for the party leadership, with the Scottish Labour leader arguing that her United Kingdom counterpart was unable to "unite our party and lead ...

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Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey

In an extraordinary accusation, Comey said Trump lied about him, as well as the FBI and an open investigation. (That same day, Pirro attended a baby shower in NY for Lara Trump, who is married to Er...

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Pentagon Chief: N. Korea Most Urgent Threat to Peace, Security

Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, who leads the U.S. Forces Korea (USFK), made the comments a day after leader Kim Jong Un reportedly ordered mass production of a medium-range ballistic missile with the ability...

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UK leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief

This would commit the DUP's 10 MPs to backing the Conservatives on critical votes like Budget matters and the Queen's speech. He told Sky News that the reality of the election result meant that ...

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Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions testified that he had been at an event at the Mayflower hotel previous year when Trump was giving a foreign policy speech. Senators are also expected to ask Sessions why, after recusing hi...

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Who loves him more? Trump's cabinet members gush at meeting

At Donald Trump's cabinet meeting , billionaires , notable military leaders and highly successful politicians and professionals were seemingly reduced to grateful servants of the President . Peop...

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British Labor Party Members Celebrate Progress Achieved in Elections

British Labor Party Members Celebrate Progress Achieved in Elections

In the 2015 General Election the Scottish National Party won an incredible 56 out of 59 available seats in Scotland, but a reversal of fortunes on Thursday night saw that whittled down to 35 with th...

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